COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information
Last updated:  [10/2022]

The CDC’s Order requiring proof of vaccination for non-U.S. citizen nonimmigrants to travel to the United States is still in effect.  For more information see Requirement for Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination for Air Passengers.

Check the CDC website for additional information and Frequently Asked Questions.

Entry and Exit Requirements

    • Are there COVID-related entry requirements for U.S. citizens? YES,  A vaccination certificate is required with a QR code or a Negative PCR Test not older than 72 hours prior to arrival.
    • Is a negative COVID-19 test (PCR and/or serology) required for entry? YES, not older than 72 hours if the traveler is not vaccinated or does not have a vaccination certificate.
    • Are health screening procedures in place at airports and other ports of entry? YES

Quarantine Information 

    • Are U.S. citizens required to quarantine? NO

COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 Vaccine Information:

    • Are vaccines available in Eswatini for U.S. citizens to receive? Yes
    • According to Eswatini authorities, the Astra-Zeneca and Pfizer shot is now available to all residents, including non-Swati citizens.
    • Visit the FDA’s website to learn more about FDA-approved vaccines in the United States.

Local Resources:

    • The Ministry of Health has established a toll-free hotline (975) to answer COVID-19 questions and receive reports of suspected cases, particularly from those who have traveled recently to mainland China. The government has designated a focal point for Eswatini’s COVID-19 response. It has also designated one isolation ward within a primary health care facility and a second isolation ward in an alternate health care facility for coronavirus case management.

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